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Windows 7: Cannot recover damaged MFT on a TrueCrypt partition

09 Jun 2012   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Well, it happens I guess. Gotta do what you gotta do.

What is the make/model of the external?

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13 Jun 2012   #12

Windows 7 Ultimate x32

Sorry about this late reply.

The drive is a Western Digital My Passport 1 Terabyte USB 3.0
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13 Jun 2012   #13

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

I would test the drive to verify how healthy it is:

WD Support / Downloads / My Passport / My Passport Essential

Don't worry if the link doesn't reference your specific drive, the software is for multiple HD products...
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